Founding principals Joe Sorci and Markus Gemsch established the firm in August 1995. Valli Sorci joined the team early in 1996 and is now CEO and Director of Business Operations. Prior to that, the founders had worked together for more than 20 years in various private and public associations. Thanks to a growing list of repeat clientele, Florida Architects expanded services to include Higher Education, Hospitality, General Commercial, Medical Offices and Retail to clients throughout Florida with three registered architects. Keeping in tune with ever evolving technologies and design enhancements, FLA is also a member of USGBC and proud to have four LEED® AP’s on staff as well as two Green Globes Professionals (GGP).