Teresa Lisbon is the woman in charge. She is Patrick Jane's boss on The Mentalist and it's safe to say that she isn't amused by his occasional antics and unusual investigative style.

Teresa Lisbon Quotes

Jane: You want to know how I got her to lower her guard?
Lisbon: How?
Jane: I lowered my own.

Jane: So you took the whole Santa revelation badly.
Lisbon: Crushed my heart like a cigarette.

The Mentalist Quotes

'But Hey' - what an eloquent phase.

Jane

Mr. Wolcutt: I can make one phone call and your career is toast.
Cho: (decidedly unimpressed) That's impressive. The best I can get with one call is a pizza.