Ada: The Enchantress of Numbers

Ada: The Enchantress of Numbers
by Betty Alexandra Toole, Ed.D.
The Association for Women in Computing has the Augusta Ada Lovelace Award and some more info about Ada “Who was Augusta Ada Lovelace?” Well she was the daughter of Lord Byron, the poet. Ada’s mother did not want her daughter to follow in her father’s footsteps and had her trained in mathmatics. Ada is given credit for being the first female computer programer, and frist programer by several.