As a child, Erin knew she wanted to be in the profession of helping people. She has always been interested in science and was a participant in the international science fair twice. Erin knew she wanted to be a dentist in 2002 when she worked at the LSU dental school out-patient clinic as a lab assistant. She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from Tulane University. While at Tulane she had 2 research projects that were published as well as research that was patented. Dr. Steib graduated from the University of Tennessee, School of Dentistry with honors in 2009. She and her husband Brad welcomed their son Jack in December 2013. Friends, family,and patients describe her as compassionate, warm, friendly and a self-described perfectionist. When not practicing dentistry, this busy mom enjoys shopping, attending church, going to the movies, dining out, entertaining family and friends, and most importantly being a wife and mother.