Planning for Safer Spaces

M6 Global Defense provides comprehensive, holistic plans to achieve safe communities and workplaces.

About Us

Michael Matranga

Mike Matranga, CEO

Mike Matranga, CEO of M6 Global Defense, and former Special Agent in the Presidential Protection Division of the United States Secret Service, is committed to holistic solutions for safer spaces in our communities. His strategies include utilizing emotional intelligence resources, emerging technology, and research-based tactics to provide comprehensive solutions.


Physical Security Assessments


Full Scale Technical Integration

Crisis Communication

With more than 500 years of combined experience in school safety, law enforcement, national and global security, the M6 Global Defense team believes that safe spaces start with community assessment and the development of a complete safety and security plan. Safe spaces are sustainable through response and education.

Communities We Serve

K-12 School Communities

K-12 School Communities

Critical Infrastructure

Critical Infrastructure

Defense Industry

Defense Industry

Faith Based Organizations

Faith-Based Organizations

University Systems

University Systems

Our Clients

Press and Recent News

M6 Global Now Offers Crisis Communications Solutions

M6 Global and VikSTORY recently partnered to provide comprehensive communications planning and training. 

M6 Consultant Mike Newton named Campus Safety Director of the Year

The Director of the Year winners were announced at the 2023 Campus Safety Conference West in Henderson, Nevada.

M6 Global, ASAP Security Services, and Partner Forces Team Up for School Safety Compliance Solutions

“This is an exciting time for not only our organizations but schools across the nation,” continued Matranga. “We are proud to offer these comprehensive solutions to both the public and private sectors.”

U.S. Secret Service Offers Free Virtual School Safety Training: August 24, 2023

The United States Secret Service Association is offering a Free Virtual School Safety Training: on August 24, 2023, 12:00 – 3:00 PM EST

Safety is a Factor | Mike Matranga on the OG Accountability Podcast

Mike Matranga, former secret service agent and owner of M6 Global joins 4 episodes of the podcast to discuss the measures that need to be taken to ensure safety in our schools.

Bulletproof | What Americans Will Do To Feel Safe in Era of Mass School Shootings (

In an era of mass shootings, take a provocative look at what Americans will do to feel safe in schools.

5 Can’t-Miss Sessions for Security Practitioners & End Users at ISC West

ISC West 2021 is coming up July 19-21 in Las Vegas, and the Security Industry Association (SIA) and ISC West recently revealed full conference details for the SIA Education@ISC West program, including keynote presentations from top luminaries and 65+ sessions on the most current business trends, technologies and industry developments.

Carnegie Mellon’s School Safety Summit: “Face And Object Recognition Tech Can Save Students’ Lives And Maintain High Standards Of Privacy When Operating Within Ethical Guidelines”

Michael Matranga, M6 Global security, “No doubt that weapons detection technology in combination with facial recognition would have prevented the shooter in Uvalde.”

‘It’s everybody’s responsibility.’ Why security experts, educators say safer schools means going beyond the classroom

Experts say early intervention, resources just as important as physical school safety changes

Cam & Co – Mike Matranga: Infrastructure as Part of Security Measures (Copy)

Secure Our Schools. Mike Matranga, Executive Director of Security and Safety for the Texas City ISD joins Cam to discuss safety regarding infrastructure.

How Security Professionals Help Schools Find Weak Points

Check out this episode of the SecurED Podcast where Mike Mantranga sits down with Andrew Callis Jr., a former educator with 25 years of experience and a current member of M6 Global Defense.

SecurityVIP Podcast Ep 3: Mike Matranga & School Safety

Watch Mike Matranga as he talks about his experience from the Secret Service, what he has done at TCISD, and what’s truly important when it comes to safety and security in a school district on the SecurityVIP Podcast.

Texas school district invests in high-tech security software to protect students

TEXAS CITY, Texas – About 45 minutes southeast of Houston, the Texas City Independent School District (TCISD) takes school security to a different level than most districts across America. “We do think we’re the school of 2030,” said Mike Matranga.

When it comes to security, communication is top priority

You can have the best training in the world, you can be the best tactical operator, you can be the best shot, you can be in the best shape, but none of that matters if you cannot effectively communicate with others for reinforcements. That’s critical.

School safety conference: why districts are adding technology and 911 apps

Texas City ISD uses Mutualink and the Rave Panic Button app. Executive Director of Security and School Safety Michael Matranga says he has seen the effectiveness through training and one false alarm incident. 

Relentless – Mike Matranga: Sens. Cruz, Jones Introduce Bipartisan School Security Enhancement Act

Executive Director of Security and Safety for the Texas City Independent School District Mike Matranga joins Dana Loesch to weigh in.

Texas school district invests in high-tech security software to protect students

About 45 minutes southeast of Houston, the Texas City Independent School District (TCISD) takes school security to a different level than most districts across America.

Senate Select Committee on Violence in Schools and School Security

Download the PDF to review the Report to the 86th Legislature – August 2018

Plan for the Worst

Mike Matranga’s work focuses on “threat assessment and mitigation,” a fitting description for his previous job as a Secret Service agent and in his current role as head of school safety and security for a 9,200-student district on the Texas Gulf Coast.

Santa Fe official testifies in somber committee hearing on school safety bills

“We have to have the threat assessment and we have to have the mental health, or else we’re going to lose this battle,” said Michael Matranga, the executive director of security and school safety for Texas City Independent School District.

SecurED Podcast

Secured Podcast

Hosted by M6 Founder, Mike Mantranga, in partnership with ASAP Security Services


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Planning for Safer Spaces
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Phone: (713) 664-5625