Previously the Chief Executive Officer of the Port of Bremerton from 2009-2011, Cary returned as Port Commissioner in 2015 for a six-year term (2016-2021) and was reelected in 2021 for a second six-year term (2022-2027). He has also served as mayor of Bellevue and Bremerton, where he has lived since 1997. In addition, Cary is the founder of The Bozeman Group, a consulting firm that works with cities to create economically viable downtown urban neighborhoods.
Bozeman has received several honors throughout his career including being named by Seattle Magazine as one of the most influential people of 2007 and receiving the Governor’s 2004 Economic Development Award. His top priorities as Commissioner are: recruiting new companies and jobs to the Port’s industrial properties, working with the cities of Bremerton and Port Orchard on economic development projects and improving ferry service.