With her heritage and affinity for Ireland, it’s always been easy to envision former Lieutenant Governor Kerry Healey as a potential US ambassador to Ireland should Mitt Romney be elected president. But there’s a different diplomatic posting that could be equally as plausible: US ambassador to Afghanistan. Since her unsuccessful campaign to succeed Romney as governor in 2006, Healey has focused on the war-torn country by working on programs promoting both women and the justice system. Her passion is evident.
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