Banan Mahmaljy-Obeid holds a degree in Elementary Education from the University of Michigan. She also obtained her Ijaza in Tajweed after studying Quran in Damascus, Syria, in 2010. With 12 years of teaching experience, she has been instructing Quran at Beverly Hills Academy for the past 6 years. Additionally, for the last 8 years, Banan has been leading Islamic circles for children ranging from Elementary to High School age. She runs a YouTube Channel called "Pure Pathways," where she educates children about Islamic values and their responsibilities towards the Creator and His Creation.