Andrew (AJ) Richards

Budget and Planning Analyst
2550 Beardshear

As a member of the budget and resource planning team in the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost, Andrew (AJ) Richards leverages work of the Academic Fiscal Officer Council members to improve forecasting, planning, and reporting to strengthen and enhance financial planning and in-year projection efforts and skills across the Division of Academic Affairs.  AJ earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management in 2013 and his Master’s in Business Analytics (MoBA) in 2017. He has worked at Iowa State University since 2018.

Contact for questions about:

  • Financial projections and cash flow standard process improvement methodologies
  • Workday Planning utilization
  • Financial reporting requests
  • Translating business needs into functional, business requirements