Elaine Ashton

Award received in 2000.

Elaine Ashton has been active in Perl Mongers almost since its beginning. She has been involved in the New York, St. Louis, and Boston Perl user groups which were some of the first user groups to get started. She donated time and resources which have been invaluable in helping to establish other new user groups, and she has hosted large user group meetings and social events at her home.