Support Staff

Abigail Acklin

Legal Assistant

Abigail Acklin
Abi grew up in the Seattle area, and studied music at Northwest University. She moved to Sandpoint in 2010 and instantly fell in love with North Idaho. Before coming to work at Sandpoint Law P.C., Abi worked as 911 operator and dispatcher in Bonner County for several years.
In her free time, Abi prefers being outside and enjoying the natural beauty that North Idaho has to offer. Her hobbies include photography, hiking, kayaking, and snowshoeing. Abi and her husband are very active in their church, lead youth group every week, and are in the church’s band.

Stephanie Baumgartner

Office Manager, Bookkeeper

Stephanie Baumgartner
Stephanie was born and raised in Northern California where she earned a bachelor's degree in Accounting and a master's in Human Resources. In Sacramento she worked as a financial analyst for Electronic Data Systems and Account Manager for Blood Source before becoming a stay-at-home mom when her twins were born.
When her family decided to relocate in 2012, they were looking for a small town in the west that had a Waldorf school so their children could continue their Waldorf education. They found Sandpoint and fell in love with the natural beauty, Lake Pend Oreille, Schweitzer and much cooler temperatures.
Stephanie enjoys hiking, golfing and reading. She is a member of the Sandpoint Monday Hikers, Panhandle Pickleball Club and Elks Club Women's Golf League and is currently serving as secretary for the Bonner County chapter of the National Ladies Homestead Gathering.

Stephanie Allen

Receptionist

Stephanie Allen
Stephanie began working as a Paralegal in Bill Berg’s law office in 2006. She continued to work as a Paralegal, Office Manager and Bookkeeper with Bill, Toby and the firm until 2018 when she took a break to sail around the world. She returned in 2023.

She grew up in the Chicago area, earned a degree in the field of paralegalism, and moved to Sandpoint 31 years ago. Stephanie has held a variety of positions, including paralegal, personal assistant, court clerk, office manager, ski instructor, trail crew supervisor, administrative assistant, bookkeeper, associate to the president and HR coordinator.

Stephanie enjoys sailing, traveling, scuba diving, skiing, fishing, hunting, golfing, cooking and knitting.

She is a prior Leadership Sandpoint President, prior President/Treasurer/Board member of Community Cancer Services and prior Creator/Treasurer of CARE @Sandpoint High School, Inc.