Dorchen/Martin Associates, Inc., Architects/Planners was established in 1989 by the merger of two highly respected and successful architectural firms - A. Samuel Dorchen, Architect and F. Zeno Martin Associates, Architects/Planners.

The total combined professional experience that Sam Dorchen and Frank Martin bring to Dorchen/Martin Associates, Inc. totals nearly 60 years of architectural involvement; design, construction document preparation and construction supervision. Based upon that experience and confidence, Dorchen/Martin Associates, Inc. has successfully completed a wide variety of projects including municipal, commercial, healthcare, industrial and residential commissions. These, along with expertise in space planning and rehabilitation of existing structures establish the foundation and reputation of this versatile, proficient and multifaceted firm dedicated to serve clients with professionalism and sensitivity.

Sam Dorchen and Frank Zeno Martin are both graduates of the University of Michigan, members of the American Institute of Architects and NCARB Certificate holders along with being registered to practice architecture in the States of Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Alabama, Florida, Virginia, Missouri, South Carolina and Washington.