Fr. Maximus Habib, formerly Mr. Magdy Habib, is a graduate of Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. He holds a BA in Civil Engineering, which he earned in 1982. Magdy graduated from Wayne State University in 1995 with a MS in Civil Engineering. He worked as a Project Engineer with Smith Group in Detroit, MI until 2001. In July 2001, Magdy was ordained as Fr. Maximus to serve the congregation of St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Troy, MI. May the Lord continue his service.