Janet Napolitano is the former Democrat governor of Arizona and secretary of homeland security under the Obama reign. From a young age, Napolitano has shown her leadership traits by becoming the first woman to serve in several powerful offices.
She holds the record of leading the University of California, which is a system with ten campuses, five medical centers, and a statewide natural resource program. She also served as attorney general of Arizona. Due to her strong work ethics, she was ranked by Forbes in 2012 as the 9th most powerful woman and voted amongst the women likely to become the first female president of the United States. With such immense success, she continues to play a vital role in the public sector.