Windstream CEO Jeff Gardner's Compensation Falls in 2012 by Luke Jones Posted 3/26/2013 03:49 pm Updated 5 years ago Windstream Corp. of Little Rock reported CEO Jeff Gardner's 2012 total compensation fell to $7.99 million, closer to his compensation two years ago than last year's $9.78 million. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.