Birmingham native Young Boozer (1948- ) is the State Treasurer of Alabama, having taken office with the beginning of the Gov.
Robert Bentley administration in January 2011. He worked in the financial sector in Washington, D.C., New York, California,
and Texas before returning to Alabama for a 22-year stint as an executive with Colonial BancGroup. In 2008, Boozer become
a state financial advisor, and in 2009 began service as director of the Alabama Department of Finance.