Where I have access, I'm leaving an author's page embedded in a path for it, separated from the sitemap or any reference off the main site, but referred to from another page elsewhere. I'll check for indexing on this particular Orange County SEO page and link tomorrow.
Excerpt: SEO is more than just getting a website on page one of Google. SEO is to search engine marketing what direct mail is to marketing. Keywords that produce conversions is your marketing target.