B.J. Viau (View) has been a Huntington’s disease (HD) advocate since his mom’s diagnosis in 1995. B.J. co-founded the HD Youth Organization (HDYO) and most recently in 2022 he launched HD Genetics, which offers a new option for individuals to undergo genetic testing for HD. Professionally BJ has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for the past 10 years in various positions. He lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, with his wife and two kids. He hopes this column sparks new ideas and challenges people’s thinking to help the HD and rare disease community.