Lynn Malerba, a peripatetic businesswoman with a high-wattage smile, has been able to flourish an eye-catching résumé: nurse manager, hospital executive, casino expert. Now she can add one more — chief — after her appointment this month as the first female leader of the Mohegan tribe in nearly 300 years. In this role, Malerba will be asked to straddle two starkly different worlds:
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