Gnanitz grew up in Allentown and is a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School. Hehas been a police officer since 2001. He has degrees from St. Joseph's University and the University of Cincinnati.
Ganitz has been Chief since September 2019, and is well-respected both inside and outside the department
My information comes from sources inside City Hall. I have not spoken to Chief Granitz personally.
I wish him well in West Reading.