Contacting the Board

The Board of Directors believes that communication with shareholders and other interested parties is an important part of the governance process and has adopted the following procedure to facilitate this communication.

Any stakeholder who wishes to contact the Board may write to Admiral William A. Owens, CenturyLink's Chairman and lead outside director, at the following mailing address and/or email address:

Chairman and Lead Outside Director c/o Post Office Box 5061 Monroe, LA 71211 boardinquiries@centurylink.com

CenturyLink's General Counsel, or his designee, forwards all such correspondence to Admiral Owens. In his discretion, Admiral Owens may refer such letters, or the matters discussed therein, to the Company's Board of Directors for discussion or informational purposes.

Communications relating to CenturyLink's accounting, internal controls, or auditing matters will be referred promptly to the Chair of the Audit Committee. To contact the Audit Committee directly, click here.