Minnesota's top cop began as small-town officer
Published 03/21/2011, St. Paul Pioneer Press / MCT
In every law enforcement position she's held, Mona Dohman has been the first woman -- as an officer in two small-town police departments; in the Maple Grove police department, where she worked as police chief for the last 10 years; and now as the Minnesota Department of Public Safety commissioner. "I think it's more about a dream and more about goals," she said, "than it is about being the first woman or the first man."Word count: 1718
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