For Bo Huhn, preventing youth substance abuse and helping children live in a healthy environment is the mission of his work. Through Guilford D.A.Y. (Developmental Assets for Youth), with which he is actively involved, he is able to help youth by educating the public on how to prevent substance abuse in young people and talking to legislators about the state’s marijuana laws. “He is a true leader and visionary for our coalition, always taking initiative and brainstorming ways to effectively target youth substance use in town,” said his nominator. He is also involved with Lifelinx, which helps people recover from their addictions.