Budget Officer John Flickinger

John Flickinger

John Flickinger
Budget Officer
Extension and Outreach

2280 Beardshear Hall
Ames, Iowa  50011
Phone: 515-294-5508
Email: jeflick@iastate.edu


John Flickinger is the Budget Officer for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. He manages the federal and state appropriated funds for the program areas as well as for the operating and services units located on campus. He also is responsible for the administration of the federal retirement programs run through ISU Extension and Outreach and provides oversight for the day-to-day operations of the unit.

Professional Experience

For the first ten years of his career, John worked for USDA at the National Animal Disease Center located in Ames, Iowa. In 1987, he joined the Grant Accounting Office at Iowa State University before transferring to the Extension Fiscal Office as an accountant in 1993. He became Budget Officer for ISU Extension and Outreach in 2015.


John received a bachelor’s of science degree in fisheries and wildlife biology from Iowa State University in 1977. He returned to Iowa State University in 1983 to pursue a second bachelor’s degree, majoring in accounting, and completed the degree in 1986.