Brandeis Alumni, Family and Friends

Brandeis Women's Network

The Brandeis Women’s Network fosters connections among Brandeis women, both on a personal and professional level. We bring together aspiring and inspiring Brandeis alumnae and friends to share ideas, insights and experiences. 

  • Five women from the Brandeis Women's Network smiling at the launch event
    Patsy Fisher, vice president of alumni relations; Talee Potter ’97; Dona Kahn ’54; Amy Cohen ’85; and Nikki (Mannathoko) Kuhlmann, senior associate director of alumni relations, at the launch of the Brandeis Women’s Network in New York City in June 2019.
  • Deborah Bial and Women's Network co-chairs at event
    University Trustee and Founder of the Posse Foundation Deborah Bial, Talee Potter ’97 and Amy Cohen ’85
  • Three young alumni smiling at Womens Network event
    Young alumni enjoy a Brandeis Women’s Network event.

Members of the Brandeis Women’s Network enjoy:

  • Events with engaging featured speakers - both online and in person 
  • Professional development workshops
  • Cooking classes
  • Book discussions
  • Online networking opportunities through the Women’s Network Facebook Group, Linkedin Group and B Connect Group
  • Much more! 

The Brandeis Women’s Network currently has one regional network in NYC. We are in the process of developing additional regional networks that will offer both in-person and virtual programming in the near future. If you’re interested in starting a regional network, contact us at

Leadership Team

Amy L. Cohen ’85
Amy L. Cohen ’85

Brandeis Women’s Network, Co-Chair

New York, New York
Talee Zur Potter ’97

Brandeis Women’s Network, Co-Chair

New York, New York
First Vice President/Associate General Counsel, Bank Leumi USA

Join Us on Zoom!

June 11, 2023
Faculty in the Field with Prof. Alain Lempereur
Toronto, Faculty in the Field
June 11, 2023
Brandeis Alumni Tribeca Networking Meet up
Arts Alumni Network
June 11, 2023
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox Game
New York Region