|January 17, 2011 - Present|
|Years in position||4|
|Predecessor||Kay Ivey (R)|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Term limits||2 terms|
|Master's||University of Pennsylvania|
|Place of birth||Birmingham, Alabama|
 He ran unopposed for the Republican nomination in the primary on June 3, 2014, and faced no major party challenge in the November 4 general election. Young Boozer won the general election on November 4, 2014, without opposition.
Before becoming treasurer, he served as deputy state finance director under Governor Bob Riley. Prior to entering government service, he was an executive vice president at Colonial Bank. Born in Birmingham, he was raised in Tuscaloosa.
Boozer was born and raised in Alabama, both in Birmingham and Tuscaloosa. He attended Stanford University for his undergraduate degree in economics and later earned a master’s degree in finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, Boozer launched a career in finance. His resume includes positions with Citibank in New York, Crocker National Bank in Los Angeles, Coral Petroleum in Houston and Colonial Bank in Montgomery.
His entrance onto the political scene came in 2007, when he left his job as executive vice president at Colonial Bank to become the deputy finance director for the state of Alabama, serving under then-Gov. Bob Riley. As deputy, he played an integral part in restructuring Alabama's bond debt and derivatives. Boozer's performance helped save millions of dollars in taxpayer money, and motivated him to make a bid for public office.
- Bachelor's degree in economics from Stanford University
- Master's degree in finance from the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania
State Treasurer (2011-present)
Boozer resigned as the state's Deputy Finance Director for the Riley administration in 2010 to run for treasurer, his first bid for elected office.
Boozer ran for re-election in 2014. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on June 3, 2014, and faced no major party challenge in the general election. The general election took place November 4, 2014.
Boozer won election to the office of state treasurer on November 2, 2010.
|Alabama State Treasurer, 2010|
|Election Results via Alabama Secretary of State|
Comprehensive donor information for Young Boozer is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Young Boozer raised a total of $880,559 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 19, 2015.
|Young Boozer's Campaign Contribution History|
|Grand Total Raised||$880,559|
Ballotpedia collects information on campaign donors for each year in which a candidate or incumbent is running for election. The following table offers a breakdown of Young Boozer's donors each year. Click [show] for more information.
|Young Boozer's Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Opponents||0||$255,063 (Dem.)|
|Top 5 contributors||Young J. Boozer III||$76,750||Young J. Boozer III||$575,000|
|Community Bankers Association of Alabama||$13,000||Alabama Republican Party||$15,548|
|Alabama Bankers Association||$11,000||Alabama Bankers Association||$15,000|
|Compass Bank||$10,000||Community Bankers Association of Alabama||$15,000|
|Business Council of Alabama||$7,500||Alabama Farmers Federation||$11,525|
|Institutions||$36,450 ($25 other)||$72,639|
|Out-of-state donations||$9,900 ($25 unknown)||$43,217|
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- Alabama State Treasurer, "About Young Boozer," accessed Septeber 20, 2012
- Young Boozer for Treasurer 2014 Official Campaign Website, "Homepage," accessed September 10, 2013
- Alabama State Treasury, "About Young Boozer," accessed May 23, 2001
- Follow the Money, "Career fundraising for Young Boozer," accessed July 5, 2013
- Follow the Money.org, "Home," accessed February 17, 2015
Kay Ivey (R)
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