Adelle DeWitt is in charge of the Dollhouse. She only answers to its parent company.

DeWitt is a company woman that prefers to keep the unit running like the business it is. Press her, though, and she'll admit that the Dollhouse benefits everyone involved in it.

Adelle DeWitt Quotes

Adelle: If you're amenable to the terms of your contract you will be assigned to Echo, one of our most requested Actives.
Boyd: What happened to her last handler?
Dr. Saunders: You're standing in him.

Echo: I know, I know. Actions have consequences.
Adelle: What if they didn't?