Mohawk Gaming Enterprises LLC recently named Emily Lauzon as general manager at the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort in Hogansburg, New York. Lauzon replaces Todd Papineau, who left to pursue other opportunities. Lauzon previously served as acting general manager and has been the casino’s assistant general manager since 2013.
Lauzon brings 18 years of Class II and Class III executive gaming operations experience to her position. She began her gaming industry career as associate relations manager at Akwasasne during its startup phase in 1999. In 2012, she was named general manager at Mohawk Bingo Palace as it merged with the Akwasasne casino.
Lauzon currently is serving a fourth term as president of the board of education at Salmon River Central School and has been a member of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Police Commission Board since December 2019.