Mitchel Sorin Asheville Architect

Mitchel Sorin


Mitchel has over 35 years of professional architectural experience with custom residential clients as well as with a variety of commercial, educational, and community projects.  He is a U.S. Green Building Council LEED Accredited Professional with experience in passive solar design, natural daylighting, and other sustainable building technologies. Mitchel has been a member of the American Institute of Architect for over 30 years, a member of the Asheville Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for almost 20 years and was a member of the WNC Green Building Council for over 10 years.  He is a former adjunct Interior Design Department faculty member at Western Carolina University and served for three years as the Sustainable Technologies Instructor at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and was that program’s first instructor. Mitchel is also an avid hiker: if he is not in the office, he is likely scaling a mountain.  


  • Pratt Institute – Bachelor of Architecture, 1977
  • Miami University – Bachelor of Environmental Design, 1974
  • Architecture Association – Miami University Study Abroad Program – Fall,1973


  • North Carolina Board of Architecture
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)


  • American Institute of Architects
  • U.S. Green Building Council LEED Accredited Professional