Freshman Olivia Paregol died of complications from the virus in November.
Caret did not opt to extend his contract, which is set to end next June, following scandals facing the university system.
Bob Pevenstein was appointed by Gov. Larry Hogan in 2015.
Jordan McNair's death exposed UMD's many levels of dysfunction. Reform was weak.
About 45 people attended the forum in Stamp Student Union.
UMD shouldn't get alumni donations unless it reforms its governance.
It's set to be Wednesday in Stamp Student Union.
The legislation will expand the board's membership from 17 to 21.
USM Chancellor Robert Caret announced who would sit on the committee to find Loh's successor Wednesday.